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SuccessFactors  (Stock symbol: SFSF ) Acquired by SAP (2011 $ 3,400,000,000 )

1500 Fashion Island Blvd. #300
San Mateo, CA 94404
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Outside board: (May no longer be on the board) Eric C W Dunn (Cardinal Venture Capital General Partner) Elizabeth A Nelson (Macromedia Former CFO) David Strohm (Greylock Partners) Bill Harris (PassMark Security Chairman) John G Schwarz (Business Objects Former CEO) Doug Hickey (Binwise CEO) Doug Burgum (Microsoft Former Sr. VP)

Business description: SuccessFactors is a provider of Web based solutions that help Global 2000 companies optimize there workforce capabilities. Employee Appraiser™, a Windows®-based, award-winning performance review application that helps managers write better performance appraisals in less time. With a rich competency library, thousands of writing samples and hundreds of coaching and development suggestions, Employee Appraiser eliminates blank-page syndrome by giving managers and employees specific ideas for how to evaluate and improve performance. Employee Appraiser is available in stand-alone or networked versions and can be customized to meet customer specific business needs. SuccessFactors is the leading provider of cloud-based Business Execution Software, and delivers business alignment, team execution, people performance, and learning management solutions to organizations of all sizes across more than 60 industries. With approximately 15 million subscription seats globally, we strive to delight our customers by delivering innovative solutions, content and analytics, process expertise and best practices insights from serving our broad and diverse customer base. Today, we have more than 3,500 customers in more than 168 countries using our application suite in 35 languages.
Customers include: Abbott LaboratoriesAccenture Advanced Data ExchangeAgilent TechnologiesAll CoveredAnalog DevicesAsurionBank of AmericaBarnesAndNobleBEA SystemsBorland SoftwareCableAndWireless CanonCaterpillarCirrus LogicDigimarcDoveBidEarthLinkFedExFirstEnergyFord Motor CompanyGeneral MotorsGlaxoSmithKlineHiltonHPInformaticaInovisItochuKimberly-ClarkLucent TechnologiesMagellan Health ServicesManpowerMasterCardMcAfeeMCIMcKessonMeadWestvacoMotorolaNeoformaNew York LifeOlinOppenheimer FundsPeopleSoftPeregrine SystemsPfizerPGandEPortal SoftwareQuantumSamsungSapientShooter FinancialSun MicrosystemsTextronUniversal Technical Institute ;  AAA;  Advest;  Altura;  Barco ;  Beneficial Life;  Benjamin Moore;  Biovail;  Borg Warner;  BrassRing;  Canadian Red Cross;  Caribou Coffee ;  CHI Hotels and Resorts ;  Colt ;  Columbia House;  Comdata;  Comsat;  Cooper;  CrumandForster;  Dakota;  Deloitte Australia ;  Destination HotelsAndResorts ;  DTE Energy;  Edison Schools;  Edwards ;  Emory University;  EPRI;  Equitable Life;  FannieMae;  Fast Forward Finance ;  Fidelity Investments;  Friendley's;  Gemplus;  Generali;  Graham packaging;  Grant Thornton;  Harvard Business Online;  Hibernia;  Idaho Power;  Intelsat;  Internet Security Systems;  Invitrogen;  Irwin Home Equity;  Kirby Risk ;  Knight Ridder;  Lancaster General;  Lawson;  LEGO Group ;  Lloyd's;  Maine Medical Center ;  Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group ;  McLeodUSA;  Michigan State University;  MOEM;  NASD;  NASDAQ;  Ninth House;  Oange ;  OnCommand;  Option One Mortage;  OXY;  PaineWebber;  Palmetto Health ;  Peoples Energy;  Pep Boys ;  Petco ;  Premier Farnell ;  Prudential;  Rosenberg;  Salina Regional Health Center ;  Servicemaster;  SpencerStuart;  Suntech ;  Susan G. Komen for the Cure ;  Telephonetics VIP ;  The McGraw-Hill Companies ;  Thomson;  Travelers Insurance;  TYCO;  University Medical Center ;  VHA;  Volkswagon;  Wynn's
Partners include: Active SoftwareBEA Systemsbluewolf Cisco SystemsCompaqOraclePeopleSoftProBusiness ServicesQuintiles Transnational Sun MicrosystemsTriNet webMethods;  Aditro ;  Avanxo ;  Commonwealth of Massachusetts;  Doble Group ;  eQuest ;  Exult;  HireRight ;  Inforonics ;  ITG;  Lominger;  Motivano;  MW Advisors ;  Palladium Group ;  People Sciences ;  SGV-DDI ;  Tata Communications ;  The Human Capital Institute ;  Thinq;

Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: May 2006   Mar 2005
Capital raised: 68.2M
Last Round: 45.0M
Ownership: Acquired by SAP (2011 $ 3,400,000,000 ) Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: SFSF
Angels/other VCs: Ken Alvarez (Sun Microsystems HR)

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Record updated: May 2014
Sector: Internet
Year Founded: 1995
Headcount: 1001-1250 as of Mar 2011
Rounds: 4
Recent Fundings: May 2006   Mar 2005
Capital Raised: 68.2M
Last Round: 45.0M
Ownership: Acquired by SAP (2011 $ 3,400,000,000 ) Ipo Filing
Stock Symbol: SFSF